Joint Commission Archives

Abrazo Scottsdale Campus accredited as stroke center

patient safety

The Joint Commission, in conjunction with The American Heart Association/American Stroke Association, has recognized Abrazo Scottsdale Campus as a Primary Stroke Center for achieving a high level of expertise in treating patients who arrive with symptoms of a stroke. Accreditation ensures those suffering stroke symptoms will be able to receive the care they need close… Read More →

Banner Payson recognized for patient safety efforts

Banner Good Samaritan Hospital

Banner Payson Medical Center has earned Joint Commission recognition for its patient safety efforts and its evidence-based interventions for heart attack, pneumonia, surgical care and immunization. As part of its annual quality and safety report, The Joint Commission found Banner Payson to be a “Top Performer” with its key quality measures program which honors hospitals… Read More →

CTCA earns Joint Commission Lung Cancer Certification

CTCA

Cancer Treatment Centers of America® (CTCA) at Western Regional Medical Center (Western) in Goodyear announced that it has earned The Joint Commission’s Gold Seal of Approval® for Lung Cancer Certification. The Gold Seal of Approval® is a symbol of quality that reflects an organization’s commitment to providing safe and effective patient care. CTCA® at Western… Read More →

Banner Baywood earns certification

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Banner Baywood Medical Center is the first hospital in Arizona to earn certification for Disease-Specific Care in hip fracture management and one of 15 nationwide to receive this distinction. The Joint Commission’s Gold Seal of Approval™ was awarded to Banner Baywood for its compliance with the organization’s national standards for healthcare quality and safety in… Read More →